Vita News


Six Japanese PSOne games debuting in America on PSN

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Six Japanese PSOne games never before released in the states are set to make their debut, via PlayStation Network.


New releases for May 12-18

By Ozzie Mejia, May 11, 2014 9:00am PDT

It's time for action with this week's new releases! Super TIME Force leads the way on Xbox One and Xbox 360, as Capybara introduces a new army of time-manipulators into a 2D run-and-gun formula. PC is getting an onslaught of games, led by Battleblock Theater, The Last Tinker...


"bound by flame looks great, came out last week and shacknews seems to be boycotting any news ..."

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Hohokum developer diary kicks off with exploring the art style

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2014 11:00am PDT

Hohokum kicked off a developer diary series in anticipation of its summer launch, starting with a closer look at the art style.


Slimmer PlayStation Vita now in stores

By Robert Workman, May 08, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Sony's latest revision of the PS Vita system is now available at U.S. retailers.


Borderlands 2 Vita cross-saves won't work till next week

By Robert Workman, May 07, 2014 10:30am PDT

Having trouble getting Borderlands 2 Vita's cross-save ability to work? There's a reason for that.


"So I wont be able to use the dlc I got from the vita version on ps3 or is there a patch for that ..."

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Sound Shapes continues to get DLC two years after launch

By Andrew Yoon, May 06, 2014 10:30am PDT

Two years after launch, music-creation platformer Sound Shapes continues to get DLC.


New releases for May 5-11

By Ozzie Mejia, May 04, 2014 9:00am PDT

The first full week of May is here to remind you that baseball season is in full swing when the long-awaited PlayStation 4 version of MLB 14: The Show takes the field on Tuesday. PC players will get Age of Mythology: Extended Edition, along with Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Ad...


Borderlands 2 has customizable controls, 2-player co-op

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2014 12:15pm PDT

Sony has detailed a few of the changes coming to the Vita version of Borderlands 2, including control scheme customization and slimmed-down co-op play.


"Dude, it's on a PSVita for goodness sakes, that's pretty great."

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Arcana Hearts 3: Love Max coming to Vita

By Andrew Yoon, May 02, 2014 11:30am PDT

Examu's anime-styled fighter Arcana Heart 3 is moving from PS3 to Vita.


"I have have a copy of AH on the PS2. It's a cool 2D fighter that no one has ever played. ..."

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Escape Goat 2, Nidhogg, Spelunky, Skulls of the Shogun and more indies announced for PS4

By Andrew Yoon, May 01, 2014 7:30am PDT

Which indie games are coming to PS4? How about: all of them? In a show of Sony's broad appeal to indie devs, the platform holder has announced a...


Titan Attacks, The Swapper, and MouseCraft PlayStation releases dated

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2014 11:30am PDT

Curve Studios has announced release dates for three of its PlayStation ports: The Swapper, Titan Attacks, and MouseCraft. All of them will come to PS3, PS4, and Vita, and support cross-buy.


"The Swapper is a pretty fun 2D Portal-like puzzle game. Weird story about sentient rocks found ..."

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PS4 firmware 1.70, Vita firmware 3.15 fully detailed

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 29, 2014 5:15pm PDT

As promised, PS4 firmware update 1.70 will be available tomorrow. And there's a lot more in the update than we've previously detailed.


"wait this mother fucker cant do 3d? god damnit i just bought a new tv"

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PlayStation 'Golden Week' sale discounts Japanese games

By Steve Watts, Apr 28, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Sony is celebrating Japan's "Golden Week" with a promotion that gives steep discounts on Japanese games.


"I'm shocked Katarami isn't on that list, cause other than RPGs, what's more of a Japanese game ..."

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Freedom Wars trailer introduces new characters and giant monsters

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 28, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Perpetual war and unjust appears to be the theme in the upcoming Vita-exclusive action-RPG Freedom Wars. A new trailer released today offers some insight into the game's story and also introduces some of the key characters in the fight for freedom, while also offering a look...


New releases for April 28-May 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 27, 2014 9:00am PDT

April is ending with a bang, with several anticipated titles hitting most major platforms this week. Among the headliners are Ubisoft's gorgeous RPG Child of Light, the procedurally-generated horror game Daylight, the web-slinging Amazing Spider-Man 2, the handheld golf romp...


"Anyone have any opinions on which platform to play child of light on? I think the wii u will ..."

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